Service Charge Accountant

Robertson Bell Ltd
West Yorkshire
£30,000 - £39,999
15 Oct 2019
17 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to work in a large, complex organisation offering excellent support and development opportunities? Are you looking for a new role in a company with a great reputation, famous for its impressive growth? Interesting in building your career within a business partnering role that provides invaluable support to senior staff across the organisation? Then this is the role for you!

My client is a property developer and housing provider looking for a Service Charge Accountant to join their thriving finance team in a role that offers unparalleled progression and unique development opportunities.

The main responsibilities are as follows:
  • Produce high quality financial information on Rent and Service Charge accounts to inform stakeholders in various areas within the business.
  • Create and strengthen relationships across all levels of the organisation using an outward-facing approach to educate budget holders on the impact of their budgets on the wider organisation.
  • Produce budgets, forecasts, and management information on Service Charge accounts.
  • Liaise with departments such as Maintenance, Equipment and Estates Services, all of which have multi-million-pound budgets that impact all corners of the organisation, and provide budgeting and forecasting information to inform wider strategy.
  • Analyse data to produce accurate and timely accounts and reports with detailed commentary.

Accompanied by an attractive benefits package, including flexible working and scope to work from home, the position joins a buoyant team that is integral to the company's stability due to the value of the revenue coming from this area of the business. With more homes being built and continually being added to the asset portfolio, this is a fast-paced environment where quality, accuracy and improvements to the service are always essential.

To be successful candidate will have:
  • Either qualified or be working towards an accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, etc.).
  • Experience of working in a Service Charge-based role.
  • First-class written and verbal communication skills used to build powerful professional relationships with both finance and non-finance personnel.
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills (vlookups, pivot tables, etc.).

If you are interested in this position, please apply immediately as this role is likely to gather a lot of interest and will be filled before the closing date.